Milam soldier dies in combat in Afghanistan

An army soldier from Milam died from an attack on his unit last week in Afghanistan, according to the Department of Defense.

The press release states Master Sgt. Charles L. Price III, 40, died in the Kandahar province, after enemy forces attacked his unit with an improvised explosive device.

Price was assigned to the 2nd Brigade Combat Team in the 4th Infantry Division in Fort Carson, Colo.

Milam is located in Sabine County.

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